Contact: Gene Powell
Phone: (432) 498-4746
Date: Dec. 6, 2019
BARSTOW – The Odessa District of TxDOT has placed temporary load restrictions on the BI-20 overpass at Exit 52 on Interstate 20 near Barstow.
The new weight limitations are:
These limitations are being put in place due to damage from a bridge strike from an oversized load. The damage was discovered during a routine bridge inspection.
These limitations will remain in place until repairs can be made to the structure. The repairs are being designed. There is no time frame yet for when repairs can be made.
This damage was caused by an oversize load impacting the beam, but a responsible party has not been identified.
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